fixed charge meaning

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  • Noun: fixed charge  fikst chaa(r)j
    1. A periodic charge that does not vary with business volume (as insurance or rent or mortgage payments etc.)
      - fixed cost, fixed costs

    Derived forms: fixed charges

    Type of: charge

    Encyclopedia: Fixed charge

  • [Economics]
    = specific charge

    A charge in which a creditor has the right to have a specific asset sold and applied to the repayment of a debt if the debtor defaults on any payments. The debtor is not at liberty to deal with the asset without the charge-holder's consent.


    floating charge.

  • [Law]
    See CHARGE.


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